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|521:|| Google Data Retention Policy Defended After EU Report|
"We believe that data retention requirements have to take into account the need to provide quality products and services for users, like accurate search results, as well as system security and integrity concerns,"
|Apr 8, 2008|
|522:|| Google Sued For Street View Privacy Breach||Apr 6, 2008|
|523:|| Google Docs Now Editable While Offline|
"The world's top Internet company said it will begin over the next several weeks to allow users of its Google Docs word processing application to edit documents without an active Web connection, on planes, trains and other disconnected spots."
|Apr 5, 2008|
|524:|| Google To Continue to Push For New Rules In Wireless Networks|
"In a statement, the Internet services leader said it planned to remain active in rule-making by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission that will govern how Verizon Communications, the winning bidder for the "C Block" of nationwide wireless spectrum, will operate its network."
|Apr 4, 2008|
|525:|| Google Is Selling Performics Search Marketing|
"Maintaining objectivity in both search and advertising is paramount to Google's mission and core to the trust we ask from our users. For this reason, we plan to sell the Performics search marketing business to a third party."
|Apr 2, 2008|
|526:|| Google Pushing FCC For Use of Underutilized Airwaves|
"As Google has pointed out previously, the vast majority of viable spectrum in this country simply goes unused, or else is grossly underutilized,"
|Mar 24, 2008|
|527:|| Google CEO Says It Can Handle Economic Slowdown||Mar 18, 2008|
|528:|| Google Says Microsoft/Yahoo Deal Might Hurt The Internet|
"We would be concerned by any kind of acquisition of Yahoo by Microsoft," Chief Executive Eric Schmidt told reporters.
|Mar 17, 2008|
|529:|| Google to Unveil Ad Manager Service|
"Google Inc. plans to announce a new service that Web publishers can use to manage their online ad sales and serve up ads each time a consumer pulls up a Web page."
|Mar 13, 2008|
|530:|| DoubleClick Deal Good Timing For Google|
"That's why the closing of the DoubleClick acquisition arrives at a particularly interesting time for Google, especially since DoubleClick is expected to boost Google's anemic display advertising business and thus allow the company to add some diversification to its revenue stream."
|Mar 12, 2008|
|531:|| Make Your Own YouTubes: Google's YouTube Opens Up For Developers|
"YouTube said its latest customization offerings allow anyone building a Web site or Internet-connected software program to upload videos straight to YouTube. They can fetch video feeds, comments, responses or playlists from YouTube."
|Mar 12, 2008|
|532:|| EU Gives the Go Ahead for Google DoubleClick|
"European Union regulators cleared Google Inc.'s $3.1 billion bid for online ad tracker DoubleClick, saying the deal will not hurt competition for online ads."
|Mar 11, 2008|
|533:|| Google Removes Street Views Of Military Installations|
"The Pentagon banned the Internet giant's digital-mapping vehicles from all military installations after detailed photographs of Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio appeared on Google Maps."
|Mar 7, 2008|
|534:|| Google Calendar Sync With Microsoft Outlook|
"Google Calendar Sync, a 2-way synching application between Google Calendar and the calendar in Microsoft Outlook."
|Mar 6, 2008|
|535:|| Google DoubleClick Merger Said to Get EU Approval|
"Google is expected to receive unconditional approval from European Union regulators next week for its $3.1 billion takeover of ad firm DoubleClick, people familiar with the situation said."
|Mar 6, 2008|
|536:|| Google Launches 'Google Sites' Web Site Publishing Service|
"Google Sites, as the new site publishing service is known, is a scaled back version of JotSpot, an easy-to-edit service for organizations and individuals to set up and edit Web sites that Google had acquired 16 months ago for undisclosed terms."
|Feb 28, 2008|
|537:|| GOOG Stock Down 8% Today On Unfavorable Advertising Report|
"...shares of the Web search giant tumbled more than 8 percent." Down to $446 from a high of $747 just two months ago.
|Feb 26, 2008|
|538:|| Chat Back With Google Talk|
"...a new Google Talk feature that lets visitors to your web site chat with you. We call it "chatback" because instead of you doing all the talking on your blog, your visitors can talk back to you."
|Feb 26, 2008|
|539:|| Google And Partners To Build Undersea Cable For Internet Growth|
"Web search company Google Inc has agreed to build an undersea cable with five telecoms operators that will link the United States to Japan, and provide the capacity to sustain a surge in Internet traffic between the continents."
|Feb 26, 2008|
|540:|| Google Pilot Project To Store Patients' Health Records|
"The pilot project to be announced Thursday will involve 1,500 to 10,000 patients at the Cleveland Clinic who volunteered to an electronic transfer of their personal health records so they can be retrieved through Google's new service, which won't be open to the general public."
|Feb 21, 2008|
|541:|| Google Decides To Sell Display Ads In Web Videos|
"Web search leader Google Inc. plans to start selling ads to appear in Web videos after it agreed a partnership with YuMe, an online video advertising network."
|Feb 21, 2008|
|542:|| $25 Million Lawsuit Claims Google Stole Earth Sky Layer Idea|
"Jonathan Cobb claims in his suit that he disclosed the idea for a Google Sky idea in internal e-mail discussion groups when he worked at Google as a contractor beginning in 2006."
|Feb 18, 2008|
|543:|| Google Apps Team Edition, For Free|
"Google is releasing a new edition of its hosted applications suite that end-users can bring into the workplace without the involvement of their IT department."
|Feb 8, 2008|
|544:|| Google Goes For Music Downloads In China|
"The U.S. search giant is in the late planning stages of a joint venture with a Chinese online music company that would permit it to provide free, licensed, music downloads in China."
|Feb 6, 2008|
|545:|| Google Responds to Microsoft's Bid for Yahoo|
"So Microsoft's hostile bid for Yahoo! raises troubling questions. This is about more than simply a financial transaction, one company taking over another. It's about preserving the underlying principles of the Internet: openness and innovation."
|Feb 4, 2008|
|546:|| Google 4Q Profit Misses Expectations|
"For all of 2007, Google earned $4.2 billion, or $13.29 per share, a 37 percent improvement over $3.1 billion, or $9.94 per share, in 2006. Revenue in 2007 totaled $16.6 billion, a 56 percent increase from $10.6 billion in 2006."
|Feb 1, 2008|
|547:|| Google CEO: Forecasts A 'huge revolution' In Location-Based Ads|
"The arrival of a truly mobile Web, offering a new generation of location-based advertising, is set to unleash a "huge revolution", Google Inc Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said on Friday."
|Jan 25, 2008|
|548:|| Google Steps Up Funding For "Do Good Projects"||Jan 17, 2008|
|549:|| E.U.: Will Ad Prices Rise If Google DoubleClick Deal Goes Through|
"If you currently use DoubleClick's ad serving technology, do you expect any changes in the service it offers (in price or quality) by DoubleClick after its acquisition by Google?"
|Jan 12, 2008|
|550:|| Google Patent: Recognizing Text In Images|
"The filing suggests that the privacy issues raised by Google Maps Street View will only get more complicated, that YouTube searchers may one day be able to conduct keyword searches for text captured on video, and that Google searches may one day return a list of products on local store shelves."
|Jan 4, 2008|
|551:|| Google Considers Selling Ads To UK Publishers|
"The search engine giant is in talks with several newspaper publishers to sell space in their pages to its online clients."
|Jan 2, 2008|
|552:|| Google Autolink Lawsuit Revived By Court Ruling|
"The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington yesterday revived part of HyperPhrase Technologies LLC's lawsuit, throwing out a lower court ruling that Google's AutoLink feature didn't infringe its patents."
|Dec 27, 2007|
|553:|| FTC Clears The Way For Google DoubleClick Acquisition|
"Today, the FTC has cleared the way for Google's planned acquisition of DoubleClick Inc."
|Dec 20, 2007|
|554:|| Viacom Renews Attack On Google|
"Viacom ramped up its offensive against Google yesterday, saying that it would not back down from its $1 billion lawsuit against the internet search engine."
|Dec 18, 2007|
|555:|| Chinese Firm Sues Google Over The Name 'Guge'|
"A Chinese company has taken Google's China operations to court over what it says is an infringement of the Chinese translation of its name, "Guge," according to court documents."
|Dec 14, 2007|
|556:|| Google to Bid For Wireless Spectrum - Update|
"Google has confirmed it will bid for the wireless spectrum in January."
|Nov 30, 2007|
|557:|| Google Rolls Out "My Location" Mobile Phone Locator|
"Internet search leader Google Inc. is testing technology that will find the location of people using its mobile mapping service, even if the phone making the connection isn't equipped with a GPS receiver."
|Nov 29, 2007|
|558:|| Google GDrive Wants Your Data|
"Google is preparing a service that would let users store on its computers essentially all of the files they might keep on their personal-computer hard drives..."
|Nov 28, 2007|
|559:|| Google's Renewable Energy Program|
"The project, known as Renewable Energy Cheaper Than Coal, is hiring engineers and targeted investment financing at advanced solar thermal power, wind power technologies, enhanced geothermal systems and other new technologies, Google said."
|Nov 27, 2007|
|560:|| Lawmakers Want Scrutiny Over Google/DoubleClick Deal|
"While we have not reached any definitive conclusion regarding this issue, we urge that you only approve the merger if you determine that it will not cause any substantial lessening of competition with respect to Internet advertising," they wrote.
|Nov 20, 2007|